William Ewart Gladstone, Cigar Case
The box contains a calling card for Mrs. E. Stewart Brown of Anglesey. On the back it states the box was presented to her grandfather, Robert D. Holt on his 70th birthday.
Robert Durning Holt, 1832 - 1908, was an English ship owner, cotton-broker and local politician.He was Mayor of Liverpool and first Lord Mayor of Liverpool 1892-1893.He was a Liberal and his son became Liberal M.P. for the city.
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